January 10th:

Finished proofs of Edition VI. of the "Origin," and "again rewriting 'Expression.'"

August 22nd:

Finished last proofs of "Expression." August 23rd:

Began working at Drosera. November:

"Expression" published (7000 copies, and 2000 more printed at the end of the year.)

November 8th:

"At Murray's sale 5267 copies sold to London booksellers."

1873. January:

Correcting the Climbing Plants paper for publication as a book. February 3rd:

At work on "Cross-fertilisation."

February to September: Contributions to "Nature."

June 14th:

"Began Drosera again." November 20th:

Began "Descent of Man," Edition II.

Was this article helpful?

0 0

Post a comment